The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Manager
Rank 581 580 551
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 41 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.074% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.078% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 25
Average daily rate £406 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £333 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 22 £410 +1.23% 1
South East -9 8 £381 -10.29% 1
East Midlands +9 4 £313 -30.55%
North West -9 3 £450 - 1
East of England +9 1 - - 1
South West +7 1 - -
West Midlands -12 1 £415 +18.57%
North East - 1 - -
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 14 (18.42%) Change Management
2 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
3 12 (15.79%) Finance
4 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.84%) Intranet
5 9 (11.84%) Project Management
5 9 (11.84%) Social Media
6 8 (10.53%) ERP
6 8 (10.53%) SAP
7 7 (9.21%) Banking
7 7 (9.21%) Marketing
8 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.58%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (6.58%) Business Transformation
9 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.58%) Coaching
9 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
10 4 (5.26%) Retail
10 4 (5.26%) Legal
10 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.26%) Web Analytics
10 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (5.26%) SEO
10 4 (5.26%) Social Media Monitoring
10 4 (5.26%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.26%) Analytics
10 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.26%) Migration
11 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.58%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Intranet
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
2 7 (9.21%) Marketing
3 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Law
4 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Social Media
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Animation
3 2 (2.63%) Copywriting
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.32%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
4 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) Change Management
2 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.84%) Project Management
4 8 (10.53%) ERP
5 5 (6.58%) Business Transformation
5 5 (6.58%) Coaching
5 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.26%) Analytics
6 4 (5.26%) Migration
6 4 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.26%) SEO
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media Monitoring
6 4 (5.26%) Web Analytics
7 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) BCP
8 2 (2.63%) Demand Management
8 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) SAP
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) BT
4 1 (1.32%) BEA
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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